Health and Safety
Last updated: September 13, 2021 at 4:44 PM
To keep Brandeis faculty and staff healthy and safe, the university has implemented a number of policies and protocols, from steps needed before you arrive on campus, to the way we clean classrooms and common areas.
These procedures follow guidance provided by the city of Waltham, Middlesex County, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the federal government, and were effective in minimizing COVID-19 in the 2020-2021 academic year.
Before Coming to CampusBefore coming to campus, every student, faculty, and staff member must:
Keeping Others Safe
Faculty and Staff should not come to campus if any of the following applies:
- They are showing symptoms that may be consistent with COVID-19
- They have tested positive for COVID-19 and are under an isolation order
- They have been identified as a close contact and are under a quarantine order.
If any of these situations apply, you should not come to campus for any reason, even to private office spaces.
Please notify your immediate supervisor of your absence and report your illness symptoms to the Brandeis Occupational Health Specialist at 781-736-8757. Then contact your medical provider for advice, care and testing.